WorldCat Identities

Robson, Mark 1913-1978

Overview
Works: 271 works in 993 publications in 6 languages and 10,549 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  War films  History  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Zombie films  Biography  Vampire films 
Roles: Director, Actor, Producer, Author, Restager , Film editor, fmd, Performer, fme, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Other, Creator, edm
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Mark Robson
 
Most widely held works by Mark Robson
The inn of the sixth happiness by Mark Robson( Visual )

32 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life story of Gladys Aylward, an English missionary that led a group of children through war-torn China in the 1930's. Nominated for an Academy Award, Best Director
Von Ryan's Express by David Westheimer( Visual )

46 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American combat pilot Col. Joseph Ryan (Sinatra) is shot down over Nazi-controlled Italy and joins U.S. and English WWII troops in a prison camp during the summer of 1943. Given the insulting nickname "Von Ryan" because he initially seems more concerned with surviving than escaping, the colonel eventually leads Allied prisoners, as their new top ranking officer, in a daredevil race for freedom by commandeering an entire German freight train bound for Switzerland, with the Nazis in hot pursuit
The bridges at Toko-ri( Visual )

33 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again, this time in Korea
Peyton Place( Visual )

3 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
Valley of the dolls( Visual )

33 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three girls come to New York City and later, Hollywood, to chase their dreams of stardom: there's Anne, the innocent secretary type who becomes an assistant to a large theatrical agent; Neely, an aspiring chorus girl with pluck who dreams of being a singer; and the beautiful blonde Jennifer, who longs to be a real actress, but is destined to be regarded as a sex object. Life has a lot to give them, but there are prices for fame and fortune-- addictions to pills, booze, drowned careers, crumbling fortunes, dizzying highs and incredible lows. The three girls go for broke, eaten alive by show business, sex, and drugs, in this trashy, campy exposé of the dark side of stardom
Cat people ; The curse of the cat people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cat people: A woman fears that an ancient curse will be transform her into a panther if aroused to passion, anger, or jealousy
Earthquake by Mark Robson( Visual )

28 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there
Champion by Mark Robson( Visual )

32 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unscrupulous boxer fights his way to the top, but eventually alienates all of the people who helped him on the way up. Midge, played by Kirk Douglas, is not the basic good guy corrupted by the sweet science and led astray by evil managers and promoters, his arrogance and stubbornness make him at once a villain and a hero
From the terrace by Mark Robson( Visual )

13 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of a young man whose struggle for success threatens his personal happiness
Isle of the dead by Mark Robson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isle of the dead: A group of strangers are all quarantined inside the same house after an outbreak of the plague
I walked with a zombie by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I walked with a zombie: A young Canadian nurse comes to the West Indies to care for the wife of a plantation manager, who suffers from a strange catatonic condition
The Leopard Man by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

14 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost ship (69 min.): A young ship's officer begins to suspect that his captain may also be a murderer
Cat people( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Serbian immigrant living in Manhattan believes that, because of an ancient curse, any physical intimacy with the man she loves will turn her into a feline predator
The Harder They Fall by Mark Robson( Visual )

34 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humphrey Bogart stars as a sportswriter who joins forces with a corrupt boxing promoter. Together, they scheme to deceive a clumsy, seven-foot giant into believing he has a shot at the heavyweight title
Home of the brave( Visual )

17 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a play by Arthur Laurents, it recounts the story of a young black soldier who has suffered a nervous breakdown and developed psychosomatic paralysis. Crippled by rage and trauma, his condition was induced by experiences encountered during a reconnaissance mission combined with a lifetime of racial discrimination. He may be able to walk again, but only if he can overcome his anger and frustrations
Valley of the dolls( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three girls come to New York City and later, Hollywood, to chase their dreams of stardom: there's Anne, the innocent secretary type who becomes an assistant to a large theatrical agent; Neely, an aspiring chorus girl with pluck who dreams of being a singer; and the beautiful blonde Jennifer, who longs to be a real actress, but is destined to be regarded as a sex object. Life has a lot to give them, but there are prices for fame and fortune-- addictions to pills, booze, drowned careers, crumbling fortunes, dizzying highs and incredible lows. The three girls go for broke, eaten alive by show business, sex, and drugs, in this trashy, campy exposé of the dark side of stardom
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Visual )

27 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of coming of age in a small New England village whose peaceful facade hides love and passion, scandal and hypocrisy
The seventh victim ; Shadows in the dark : The Val Lewton legacy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh victim: A young woman travels to New York City to search for her missing sister
The seventh victim by Mark Robson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh victim (71 min.): Mary Gibson, a naive orphan, goes to Manhatten to find her missing sister Jacqueline. Her investigation leads her to Jacqueline's secret husband, and also to a strange cult of Diabolists who are also hunting Jacqueline
Lost command by Mark Robson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost command illustrates man's inhumanity to man ... for the sake of personal glory
 
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Alternative Names
Mark Robson Canadees filmregisseur

Mark Robson director y productor de cine canadiense

Mark Robson film director, producer, and editor from Canada

Mark Robson kanadischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Filmeditor

Mark Robson kanadischer Filmregisseur und -produzent

Mark Robson regista e produttore cinematografico canadese

Robson, Mark

Robson, Mark, 1913-

Робсон, Марк

מארק רובסון

مارك روبسون

مارک رابسون تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان کانادایی

롭슨, 마크 1913-1978

マーク・ロブソン

ロブソン, マーク

麥克·洛遜

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